We are a nonprofit that uses volunteer tourism to restore cultural heritage sites alongside communities around the world, advancing sustainable development, cross-cultural understanding and celebration of their cultures and histories.

The Volunteer Experience

“You believe you are contributing, but you actually end up taking home much more than you imagined. While the local community may be grateful for what we do, I felt like the life-changing experiences I had could not measure up to what I gave.”

– Nepal participant


Recent News

#GivingTuesday Goal Met!

December 6th, 2016|Comments Off on #GivingTuesday Goal Met!

You did it! THANK YOU from all of us at Restoration Works International. We’re off to a great start for the Bichli Haveli project because of your generosity. Namaste, friends!

Thank you!

November 30th, 2016|Comments Off on Thank you!

Because of your generosity on Giving Tuesday, $1,700 has been raised toward hiring the local crew for the first month of work at the Bichli Haveli project in India. $1,700 [...]

New video from our project in Udaipur, India

November 28th, 2016|Comments Off on New video from our project in Udaipur, India

On this annual day of giving back, we are exhilarated and hopeful about the meaningful work that is beginning soon in India. Over the next few years, with our Indian [...]

Become a Champion

Is your company ready to be a champion of helping communities prosper through historic preservation? There are multiple ways corporate organizations can support our mission:

  • Donations
  • Employee Volunteer Programs
  • Sponsoring an Event
  • Corporate Fundraising Campaigns
  • Gifts in Kind
  • Adopting Restoring Works International